St. Charles in St. Charles County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
806 N. Sixth St.
— Saint Charles Commons Neighborhood Association —
1830 - Part of lot 11 Nathan Boone's survey of the Commons.
1835 - Part of Dr. Wilson's subdivision of the commons.
1900 - Lot was purchased by Joseph H. Etling and his wife Anna (nee Broeckelmann). Joseph was a carpenter who was employed for many years at A. C. F.
1902 - It is believed Joseph built the house.
It is a Victorian Folk house, front gable and wing. Original narrow clapboard in excellent condition. Open porch accounted with spindle detailing and cut work jigsaw trim. Porch supports are Queen Ann turned posts and balusters. Folk Victorian facades are generally symmetric except for these side gable variations.
1904 - Mrs. Anne Etling died leaving Joseph and four children. Genivieve, Roy J., Lorene, and Warren.
1922 - Mr. Joseph Etling and Mary, his second wife, sold the property to Mr. Ernest Hallbruegge and his wife Emma. Mr. Hallbruegge was a retired farmer from the Borschertown arca and became a Forman for A. C. F. The Hallbrueggers and their heirs resided here for 44 years until...
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1830.
Location. 38° 47.4′ N, 90° 29.093′ W. Marker is in St. Charles, Missouri, in St. Charles County. Marker is on North 6th Street north of Franklin Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 806 North 6th Street, Saint Charles MO 63301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Circa 1939 (a few steps from this marker); Circa 1906 (a few steps from this marker); 1900 (a few steps from this marker); Circa 1904 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Circa 1894 (about 300 feet away); Circa 1940 (about 600 feet away); Circa 1888 (about 600 feet away); 1911 (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Charles.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 1, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 124 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.